DLA Piper advises NASDAQ-listed HomeAway on its purchase of Stayz Pty

DLA Piper has advised NASDAQ-listed HomeAway on its purchase of Stayz Pty, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fairfax Media, for AUD220m (£120m).

HomeAway is an international online vacation rental marketplace operating across the US, Europe, Asia and South America.

Head of corporate — Asia Pacific Bryan Pointon led the DLA Piper team and with corporate and technology specialist Joel Cox worked closely with HomeAway to negotiate and close the transaction.

The team was also supported by DLA Piper tax partner Jock McCormack and Palo Alto special counsel Trina Oettinger.